Dr. Williams Abayaawien Atuilik is the Managing Consultant of Massim Consult, a Consulting firm that provides consulting & advisory services, audit and assurance services, research services and training services. He is also a senior lecturer in Accounting at Heritage Christian University College, Adjunct Lecturer of Accounting at the University of Ghana Business School, and Methodist University College Ghana. He is a Chartered Accountant, Barrister at Law, a Tax Consultant, a Chartered Banker and a Chartered Economist. He is a founding partner of Abanbek, Atuilik & Associates, a firm of barristers, solicitors, business lawyers and tax consultants.
He has worked in various capacities in the past including: Public Finance Manager for the pan African Federation of Accountants (PAFA) – providing PFM support to PAFA member countries within the African region, PFM Workstream Lead for the Ghana Oil and Gas for Inclusive Growth (GOGIG) programme funded by DFID working to strengthen government institutions responsible for the management of Ghana’s oil and gas revenue; PFM Specialist for WHO, Senior Lecturer in Public Financial Management in Liberia, PFM consultant to the Ministry of Finance in Somalia, Technical Advisor to the Ministry of Finance in Liberia, Chief Financial Officer of Village ( an NGO that runs an orphanage, clinic, farms and schools); Audit Manager at Adom Boafo & Associates; Accountant at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology, and Legal Practitioner at the Law Offices of Kwame Agati.
He has also lectured and served as Examiner/ Moderator in Accounting and Law courses in various institutions and universities in Ghana and Liberia including: the Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana, University of Ghana Business School, Methodist University College Ghana, Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration, Islamic University of Ghana, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Zenith College, Centre for Business Studies, All Nations University College, Institute of Local Government Studies, University of Liberia, Stella Maris Polytechnic, Liberia Institute of Certified Public Accountants, etc.
William holds a Ph.D. in Accounting from Capella University, Minnesota, USA; M.Sc. (Finance) from GIMPA, MA (Economic Policy Management) from the University of Ghana; LLB from the University of Ghana; and BSc. ( Administration) from the University of Ghana.
Dr. Atuilik is a member of the following professional bodies: Institute of Chartered Accountants (Ghana), Chartered Institute of Bankers (Ghana), Chartered Institute of Taxation (Ghana), Ghana Bar Association, Ghana Institute of Management, Chartered Institute of Public Finance Accountancy (CIPFA) UK, Association of Chartered & Certified Economists (USA), and the Liberian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (LICPA).
He serves on the Governing Councils of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (Ghana), Heritage Christian University College and Hope College. He served previously as a member of the Governing Council of the University of Ghana.
He joined the Board of Directors of TOR in March 2017